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La Nueva Casita Cafe

195 N Mesquite St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3550
+1 575-523-5434
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“borracho beans” (24 reviews)
“tacos” (60 reviews)
“fideua” (29 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
195 N Mesquite St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3550
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We consulted Trip Advisor for the best Mexican Food in Las Cruces, so Siri routed us there. My husband and I each had the huevos rancheros. His was red chile, mine was Xmas. We were greeted warmly and served a tin bucket of chips and...More

Thank nmradio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't stay long in this quaint little town but wanted some good food. We weren't disappointed. :) we had my daughter's puppy with us so we got our food to go and sat in the little park across the street from the restaurant because...More

Thank 3roaming
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needed some New Mexico green chile for breakfast! Breakfast was excellent and service was fast and friendly. Highly recommend stopping.

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here based on reviews and proximity to our hotel. The restaurant was pleasant and clean, and the staff were friendly. It is in a modest residential area, across from a well-lit park. I had a combination plate with 3 items, rice and.beans cor.about...More

Thank OneTwoThree456
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was a great find. The waiter we had was very attentive and sweet. Our food was on point. My husband had the chimichanga plate and I had the tostadas compuestas. Both meals were delish!

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Getting some lunch at La Nueva Casita Cafe, while Lithia Dodge takes care of Nancy’s service check up. Both good businesses to do business with. Thanks Pete Vargas!

Thank Jaimė R
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Well this was our first visit to town and to this restaurant. We weren't disappointed with the tacos or shrimp/avacado salad. The avacado was a little over ripe but everything else was fine. The bathrooms are hidden in the back of the restaurant and by...More

Thank nhtoaz
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

I was in Las Cruces for business and saw the reviews for this restaurant. This was some great Mexican food! I was quite impressed. I did find it spicier than my usual places in Tucson. The service was prompt and nice. They do not have...More

Thank Erik M
Melissa S, Owner at La Nueva Casita Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Thank you Erick for taking the time to visit us and for the feedback as well. We look forward to seeing you again. Safe travels!

Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is classic, good, Mexican-American food. My dining partner had a combination plate and I had a chile releno. Lovely! We had been on the road for several days and I was starving for a salad, being utterly sick and tired of road food. This...More

Thank MilesDrentrell
Melissa S, Owner at La Nueva Casita Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for stopping in and for the feedback . It is greatly appreciated. Have a safe rest of your trip.

Reviewed 27 November 2017

We were passing through Las Cruces and looked this restaurant up. The wait staff was at our table as soon as we sat down with a serving of chips and salsa. He stopped by several times during our meal. We had Tacos Estrellas and Fajita...More

Thank aerete
Melissa S, Owner at La Nueva Casita Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

I'm glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Also, your feed back is greatly appreciated. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Thank you again.

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Questions & Answers
Rosie D
21 June 2017|
Response from Rachel H | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open for dinner. I believe they close at 9ish.
Beverly H
19 April 2017|
Response from Melissa S | Property representative |
Hello. Yes we definitely can! Just let us know when, so we can schedule appropriate staff and reserve your seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 N Mesquite St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3550
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces
  • Phone Number: +1 575-523-5434
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